The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 29 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.92% 1.56% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 5.88% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £383 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.10%
XML
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 17 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.72% 26.56% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 33
Median daily rate £400 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Belfast region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Belfast region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) JDBC
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Servlets
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) EngageOne

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Kentico
1 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) EngageOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (14.29%) SAPUI5
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Servlets
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Content Management
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
1 1 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) Web Design
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
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